Re: UFS2 limits

2008-11-09 Thread Modulok
Personally I cannot think of any situation where one would actually want (let alone need) as many as 3 or more subdirectories in a single directory. No one will ever need more than 640K of memory! Be careful. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions

Re: Official FreeBSD Forums

2008-11-17 Thread Modulok
maybe this webforum could help by redirecting some kind of folks to it, making mailing list less noisy. If we're talking about signal to noise ratio, this thread is getting pretty high on the noise end of the spectrum... -Modulok- ___ freebsd

Re: 5 TB server

2008-11-28 Thread Modulok
the same. With a little work, your goal of a silent, high-capacity server is quite attainable. It can be pretty cheap to build too. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

Security Exploits...to report, or not to report?

2008-12-25 Thread Modulok
that they would do such a thing, but in order to find said flaw, I had to be poking around. Suggestions? -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd

Re: FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE-i386 will changing root shell break anything?

2009-01-04 Thread Modulok
the 'su' command. -Modulok- On 1/4/09, David Christensen dpchr...@holgerdanske.com wrote: freebsd-questions: I'm building a fresh Amanda server using FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE-i386: http://portsmon.freebsd.org/portoverview.py?category=miscportname=amand a-server Most of my software background

Re: Suggestion

2009-01-04 Thread Modulok
it. The documentation is also excellent. It is these things that make it good, not loading screens, glossy icons, buttons and logos. Besides, I like the little ASCII logo. Ironic for a visual effects artist though :)~ To each his own. -Modulok- On 1/4/09, Frank Shute fr...@shute.org.uk wrote: On Sun, Jan 04

FreeBSD-friendly laptop suggestions, but wait there's more...

2009-01-08 Thread Modulok
problems. I was originally thinking about a thinkpad, like a T20 or T30, but word on the street is that thinkpads overheat too? Does such a thing exist? -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: OT: what is the X11 equiv of /dev/null

2009-03-02 Thread Modulok
I was thinking is there someway to direct a X11 app to target the X11 equiv of /dev/null ? ...what? What problem are you trying to solve, exactly? -Modulok- On 3/2/09, Aryeh M. Friedman aryeh.fried...@gmail.com wrote: I often want to run applications from my PC (actually the dual boot

Re: Monitoring geom

2009-03-05 Thread Modulok
touch $stateFile fi fi # The geom is fine, remove the email state file. if [ $count -eq 0 ] then if [ -w $stateFile ] then rm $stateFile fi fi # End Script It's a thought, anyway. -Modulok- On 3/5/09, Mister Olli mister.o...@googlemail.com wrote: Hi hi... What

Re: Anonymizer tool like Tor?

2009-03-13 Thread Modulok
would connect you to it, like checking your email. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Creating a 10km wireless bridge...pointers?

2009-03-21 Thread Modulok
suggestions, books to read, etc.) Reliability is of mild concern, simply because I don't want to drive 10km at 3:00am when something breaks. Tips? References? Advice? -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: Creating a 10km wireless bridge...pointers?

2009-03-22 Thread Modulok
You guys are sweethearts!. Thanks to everyone who contributed! It has been quite helpful. I have much reading to do :) -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

gmirror THEN geli, correct?

2009-04-05 Thread Modulok
List, I'm looking for a confirmation on the order: When setting up a (root partiton) gmirror+geli, what is the propper order? e.g: gmirror the disks and THEN initialize geli on the /dev/mirror partitions? Is this correct? Thanks. -Modulok- ___ freebsd

Re: /usr/bin/calendar in cgi script

2009-04-12 Thread Modulok
I don't know what program you're using for your CGI stuff, but basically all that is needed is the 'pre/pre' tags. Here is an example which uses PHP to call the system 'calendar' command: !DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC -//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN html head meta http-equiv=content-type

PDF Authoring tool, suggestions?

2009-04-16 Thread Modulok
need it. I then converted the PNG back to a PDF using ImageMagick's 'convert' utility. The problem, is the PDF is now HUGE. Both in dimensions as well as file size. It went from 28kb to 292Kb. There must be a better way to do this. Suggestions? -Modulok

Re: Can you ACTUALLY print from FreeBSD?

2009-04-20 Thread Modulok
is possible. I'm trying to get to that starting point. What version of FreeBSD are you using? There was a problem with certain USB devices in the 6.x branch with timing out. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Encrypted slice with geli

2009-04-20 Thread Modulok
intent was to securely and irrevocably destroy the data on a slice, the command you showed will not do that. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail

Re: Converting the partition type

2009-04-25 Thread Modulok
of no such utility either. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

(no subject)

2009-12-23 Thread Modulok
List, Is there a software method (not a microwave oven) to destroy a CD-R? Something like: dd if=/dev/random of=/dev/acd0? Obviously the above doesn't work, but the idea is there. Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Program to create/update Windows 'thumbs.db' files?

2010-01-02 Thread Modulok
there might be something already out there to do this. Thanks! Happy new year everyone. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions

Does geli metadata contain sensitive information?

2010-01-27 Thread Modulok
Does a geli metadata backup contain any sensitive information? Like... should apply the same precations as I do the key and password? Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

Re: Newbie gmirror questions

2010-02-05 Thread Modulok
. -Modulok- On 2/5/10, Mike Clarke jmc-freeb...@milibyte.co.uk wrote: On Sunday 17 January 2010, Matthew Seaman wrote: However, one of the really amazingly brilliant things about geom is that just about any disk / storage related thing can be a geom provider, and geom constructs will nest very

Moving master.passwd file between servers... is this correct?

2010-03-10 Thread Modulok
, but is this correct? I'd hate to miss somethign before it goes online. Thanks guys! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: Moving master.passwd file between servers... is this correct?

2010-03-11 Thread Modulok
Thanks guys, it worked! -Modulok- On 3/11/10, Matthew Seaman m.sea...@infracaninophile.co.uk wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 11/03/2010 05:41:10, Dan Nelson wrote: In the last episode (Mar 10), Modulok said: I need to migrate a passwd file from an old 6.2 server

Re: Copying mirrored partitions - will this work?

2010-03-20 Thread Modulok
incompatible change, as I never went back to 6.2. Just something to be aware of. Sorry I can't be more helpful. Maybe someone else knows more. -Modulok- On 3/20/10, Mike Clarke jmc-freeb...@milibyte.co.uk wrote: I'm currently running 8.0-RELEASE and am considering experimenting with 8.0-STABLE. I'd like

Wireless access point rc.conf syntax in FreeBSD 8?

2010-03-21 Thread Modulok
of this in the handbook wireless section that I saw. Anyway, I want to run it as an access point, not a client. The ral driver supports this, but I'm not sure on the rc.conf synax for creating an access point out of it. Could anyone point to some access-point-like examples? Thanks! -Modulok

How to mark an interace as 'down' at boot time?

2010-03-28 Thread Modulok
, but it's still up when the boot cycle completes. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: theme

2010-04-05 Thread Modulok
, depending on what the author of the said picture was using. -Modulok- On 4/5/10, tristan tristan.n...@gmail.com wrote: In some FreeBSD pictures, i see a dock at the bottom. how do i get this? ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: SSH root login with keys only

2010-04-05 Thread Modulok
You should also consider posting your patch and related content to, 'freebsd-hack...@freebsd.org'. -Modulok- On 4/5/10, Marcin Wisnicki mwisnicki+free...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, 05 Apr 2010 10:01:08 +0100, Matthew Seaman wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On 04/04/2010

Outdoor wireless - has anyone used Ubiquiti power stations?

2010-04-07 Thread Modulok
a reasonable approach? I just thought I'd get a vote of confidence in my methods before I finally tackle this project and buy the equipment. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

Unit conversion program?

2010-04-28 Thread Modulok
one in python pretty easily, but just thought I'd check before re-inventing the wheel. Thanks. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd

Broken port 'py-sqlite3'... or maybe something else?

2010-04-30 Thread Modulok
/Python-2.5.1.tgz. = No suitable checksum found for python/Python-2.5.1.tgz. *** Error code 1 Stop in /usr/ports/databases/py-sqlite3. What does it mean? And...how do I go about getting 'py-sqlite3' installed in light of it? -Modulok- ___ freebsd

Re: GELI reliability

2011-02-25 Thread Modulok
on the copied file and the original (or at least a checksum) to see if it worked out. I'd do it for you and report back, but at the moment I don't have the hardware to spare. Let us know how it goes ;-) -Modulok- On 2/25/11, Terje Elde te...@elde.net wrote: Hi, I'm curious about GELIs theoretical

Re: Is it safe to run tcpdump?

2011-03-05 Thread Modulok
feature of the PF firewall. You can setup specific rules to capture tcpdump compatible logs and send them either to a log file or to a pseudo network interface (the pflog device) for live viewing. There's a chapter about this covered in Peter Hansteen's The Book of PF. -Modulok- On 3/5/11

Password theft from memory?

2011-04-24 Thread Modulok
, looking for ProcessA's previously stored password. Does anyone know if this is even possible on FreeBSD? Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any

Re: Password theft from memory?

2011-04-27 Thread Modulok
On Sun, Apr 24, 2011 at 7:10 PM, Modulok modu...@gmail.com wrote: I don't know if this is a problem on FreeBSD... Process A requests memory. Process A Stores a plaintext password in memory or other sensitive data. Process A terminates and the memory is reclaimed by kernel. Process B

Piping find into tar...

2011-05-04 Thread Modulok
result.tgz Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Piping find into tar...

2011-05-04 Thread Modulok
using the 'j' flag.) find -E . -regex '.*\.txt$' -print0 | xargs -0 tar -cjf result.tbz As for pax, I thought tar could create pax archives too, via the --format pax option? Cheers Everyone! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: Filename containing French characters ?

2011-05-23 Thread Modulok
Short answer, use a glob pattern. Assume I have a file named 'à fichier.txt': ls -l -rw-r--r-- 1 Modulok Modulok 12 May 23 09:01 ?? fichier.txt mv ?\ fichier.txt aFile.txt Long answer, for those who want to follow along and fix their terminal to display UTF-8, keep reading

Re: FreeBSD Python version

2011-05-25 Thread Modulok
/bin/env python3.2 '''I'll use python 3.2''' #!/usr/bin/env python '''I'll use whatever version `which python` returns.''' -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

Re: Long Day's Journey into Bleep

2011-06-09 Thread Modulok
is the proCurve has a very inaccurate internal clock, but that is easily remedied by configuring ntpd on it. So yeah, even solid state stuff can die! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: copying hard drives

2011-06-10 Thread Modulok
this so that clone drive can be smaller that the original. For this on FreeBSD, use dump(8) and restore(8) commands. Of course, they will only be suitable for FreeBSD, as they are file system (UFS) dependent. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Safe to 'make installkernel' in multi-user mode?

2009-05-06 Thread Modulok
Just making sure I'm not brewing a disaster... Is it 'safe' to install a kernel (i.e. 'make installkernel') on a system while in multi-user mode? Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Program to show moonrise/set times?

2009-05-19 Thread Modulok
Could anyone recommend a little command-line (does not require X) program to display the moon rise/set times for a configured latitude/longitude? I like pom(6) but, as the name implies, it only gives the phase. Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions

Re: ISP questions

2009-06-04 Thread Modulok
to remember, it's not the tech support people's fault. They're just there 8-5 trying to make rent and pay for their kids dental. If you want to blame somebody, blame management. Best of luck with your troubles. You're not alone! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions

Re: scripting suggestion: how to make this command shorter

2009-06-27 Thread Modulok
so the script can be called with various URL's and so forth.) Your cron job could then simply execute /home/you/bin/foo, where 'foo' is whatever you decide to name the script. Is there any specific reason why this has to be all on one line? -Modulok- On 6/27/09, Zhang Weiwu zhangwe...@realss.com

Re: POLL: Linux preferences from FreeBSD users

2009-07-02 Thread Modulok
to only ever get the abridged version of manual pages. When you compare manual pages for an equivalent commands between FreeBSD and most Linux flavors, it really shows. I noticed this when I went from Debian to FreeBSD. Finally! Real documentation! -Modulok

Subversion URL for FreeBSD souce...

2009-07-10 Thread Modulok
! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Subversion URL for FreeBSD souce...

2009-07-11 Thread Modulok
Glen, Thank you :) -Modulok- On 7/10/09, Glen Barber glen.j.bar...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Jul 10, 2009 at 10:17 PM, Modulokmodu...@gmail.com wrote: List, What's the right URL for a subversion checkout of the freeBSD source? For example, svn checkout svn://somewhere/RELENG_7_2_0_RELEASE

Copy directory tree as hard links...

2009-07-13 Thread Modulok
share the same inodes. Is there an easy way to do this on FreeBSD? Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: Copy directory tree as hard links...

2009-07-13 Thread Modulok
Ivan, Evidently that was introduced in 6.2-RELEASE: The cp(1) utility now supports a -l option, which causes it to create hardlinks to the source files instead of copying them. Thanks for posting and subsequently drawing my attention to it. Time to upgrade I suppose :) -Modulok- On 7/13/09

OT: web-based applications and security...

2009-07-24 Thread Modulok
selling you out, but also in the fact that it creates a high-value target (tons of data in one place) for the entire world to try and exploit. Thoughts? -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

Syslog date format

2009-07-26 Thread Modulok
Is it possible (without patching source) to change the date format that syslog spits out into the log files? If so, how? The manual page makes no mention of it. Thanks. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Syslog date format

2009-07-26 Thread Modulok
One would think that ISO 8601 date strings would make more sense, in addition not being language dependent. But I guess that's out. Thanks anyway! -Modulok- On 7/26/09, Dan Nelson dnel...@allantgroup.com wrote: In the last episode (Jul 26), Modulok said: Is it possible (without patching

Secure password generation...blasphemy!

2009-08-03 Thread Modulok
good enough, right? I'd think that listening for cosmic background radiation or environmental infrared is drifting a little far from being in the realm of practical. Right? Just looking for any re-assurances. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

Re: Secure password generation...blasphemy!

2009-08-04 Thread Modulok
! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Secure password generation...blasphemy!

2009-08-04 Thread Modulok
As I understand it I would have to double the length of a hashed password for it to be as secure as an un-hashed one, as each pair of characters represent one byte. Aye? -Modulok- On 8/4/09, RW rwmailli...@googlemail.com wrote: On Mon, 3 Aug 2009 22:20:50 -0800 Mel Flynn mel.flynn+fbsd.questi

Re: How to find real CPU temperature?

2009-08-05 Thread Modulok
FreeBSD is running to check whether the computer is over heating? If your mainboard supports it, and depending on your CPU, you might look into sysutils/mbmon, found in the ports collection. Aside from that, what does the following command output? sysctl -a | grep temp -Modulok

Re: FreeBSD for the common man(or woman) (was: upgrade 7.2 overwrites partitions)

2009-08-06 Thread Modulok
fashion, at a given problem, there is some truth to the statement. Both types of systems are needed, and I sincerely hope that both continue to exist. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd

How to find out which version of PF a given box is using...

2011-09-21 Thread Modulok
List, Is there an easy way to find out what version of PF a given FreeBSD version is using? Currently I'm doing this: grep -iE '\bpf\b' /usr/src/UPDATING Just wondering if I'm missing something. I didn't see any '--version' flag in pfctl. -Modulok

idletime in login.conf

2011-10-30 Thread Modulok
or more. I'm missing something. Other than an autologout shell variables, how do I force idle users to logout? Thanks. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe

Re: what are the top python books?

2012-01-25 Thread Modulok
at www.pythonchallenge.com it makes you use the language to solve problems in an interesting way. Then, once you have mad skills check out http://projecteuler.net/ Good luck! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo

setuid directories - or other option?

2012-02-04 Thread Modulok
soon and from what I gather, it won't work there. I guess I could have a cron job run every minute and change offending permission bits, but that feels hacky. Any other ideas? -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: software raid

2012-02-07 Thread Modulok
the worst performance you can get due to its raid3 nature. Requests have to be served sequentially, using all disks in the array. Slow in my experience. Good luck! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: 'rm' Can not delete files

2012-02-07 Thread Modulok
everything, can you just remove the directory and re-create it? e.g: cd .. rm -rf foo mkdir foo -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail

Re: Removal of content from the mailing list

2012-02-10 Thread Modulok
On 2/9/12, yt corvusborea...@gmail.com wrote: Who should I talk to about removing a thread from the mailing list? With the countless number of mirrors this list has, it's pretty much impossible. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Trouble installing py-sqlite3 port for python3.x

2012-03-31 Thread Modulok
no python variables. I can display UTF-8 characters on the console just fine e.g: $ pytho3.2 ... chr(0xe4) 'ä' Suggestions, thoughts, ideas? Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org

Re: Anyone using freebsd ZFS for large storage servers?

2012-06-02 Thread Modulok
on the situation, but nothing dramatic on either end. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: Is this something we (as consumers of FreeBSD) need to be aware of?

2012-06-11 Thread Modulok
This thread has united the open source community into doing something useful and constructive. Thanks guys. You really showed 'em. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

OT: Robotics or embedded or hardware programming... what is this called?

2012-06-20 Thread Modulok
? Are there prefabricated, standard embedded boards and hardware specs that play together like PC parts do? In short, I don't even know where to start. Even general pointers to books/websites would be great. Once I know what it's called I can google much more effectively ;) Thanks! -Modulok

Re: Help solving the sysadm's nightmare

2012-07-21 Thread Modulok
on such a project. Good luck with your nightmare. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

dd to clone disks - new disk fails to boot.

2010-10-20 Thread Modulok
'slice' in FreeBSD terms) table or CHS/LBA black magic going on? Any ideas? Thanks. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions

Weird file system corruption or something else?

2010-10-24 Thread Modulok
? An mdconfig issue? A mount_ntfs bug? -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Is ZFS ready for prime time?

2010-11-14 Thread Modulok
and what not, still work? As I understand it, I can just treat a geli like a generic block device, right? Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send

Broken port?

2010-11-29 Thread Modulok
List, I tried to install django with sqlite support from ports and got the error shown below. What do I do to fix this? Do I email a port maintainer or something? I used portsnap to update my ports collection before trying the install. I'm on 8.1-RELEASE amd64. Thanks! -Modulok- Error Below

Re: Terrible Clock Skew

2010-12-08 Thread Modulok
because I have these same boards/chips running in Linux with no clock issues. In the man page for ntpd, you might look into The huff-n'-puff Filter. Not saying it will help, but it seems like you've tried everything else. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions

Re: ZFS

2011-01-01 Thread Modulok
Probably. I think I've got like 10 of these on and off. -Modulok- On 1/1/11, Gabor Illo stagel...@gmail.com wrote: Spam? 2010/12/6 freebsd-questions@freebsd.org Dear Sir/Madam, Your email was unable reach the intended person that you were sending it to. For more information on our

Is there a 'Y' (i.e. branch) version of a command pipe?

2011-01-08 Thread Modulok
pipes and then have two different programs read from each pipe, getting the same output. I can probably write something in Python, but thought I'd ask first. Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: Is there a 'Y' (i.e. branch) version of a command pipe?

2011-01-09 Thread Modulok
On 1/8/11, Modulok modu...@gmail.com wrote: List, Is there a command that lets me send standard input to two different places at the same time? (i.e. non-sequentially.) Think of it like a pipe character, but with a 'Y' branch instead. Basically, I want to record standard input to a log file

Re: File Listing

2011-01-10 Thread Modulok
/etc/bluetooth /etc/bluetooth/hcsecd.conf /etc/bluetooth/hosts /etc/bluetooth/protocols There's also switches for how to handle symbolic links and staying on one file system, depth limits, file limits, etc. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org

The book of pf...

2011-01-17 Thread Modulok
up and need to be well prepared. Suggested readings appreciated. Thanks! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr

Re: harddrive encryption

2011-01-17 Thread Modulok
backups! -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org

Re: The book of pf...

2011-01-18 Thread Modulok
No. The second edition also includes the syntax for FreeBSD 8.x.(It also includes the old sytnax for OpenBSD as well as the new syntax) -- chs, Thank you! That's what I needed to know. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: The book of pf...

2011-01-19 Thread Modulok
On 1/19/11, Peter N. M. Hansteen pe...@bsdly.net wrote: Modulok modu...@gmail.com writes: This book comes in two editions. The first was published in December 2007, the second, November, 2010. Does anyone have this? And if so would I be correct to get the first edition instead? I know

Installing gnome2 problems...

2011-01-26 Thread Modulok
, but the build still failed. I ran gnomelogalyzer.sh as instructed, but it said the cause was unknown. Before I built anything, I updated my ports tree via 'portsnap fetch portsnap update'. I'm on FreeBSD 8.1 RELEASE on amd64. Any suggestions? Thanks! -Modulok

Re: FreeBSD and SSD drives

2011-02-13 Thread Modulok
So... how about those solid state drives... yup. -Modulok- On 2/13/11, Chad Perrin per...@apotheon.com wrote: On Sun, Feb 13, 2011 at 07:38:01AM -0500, Jerry wrote: Bloat is a purely subjective term. What one user considers bloat could very well be a requirement for another use. For example

Mainboard buzzer -- How to disable?

2007-02-04 Thread Modulok
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Kill a hanged disk i/o process...

2007-03-08 Thread Modulok
? The idea of you don't want to terminate a disk i/o process, it could corrupt the data isn't really a good argument, because if the process hangs and I have to punch the reset button anyway what's the difference? Ideas? -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions

Re: Kill a hanged disk i/o process...

2007-03-09 Thread Modulok
a disk i/o process so not even root can kill it. The gentle shutdown solution doesn't work: Even during shutdown the process cannot be killed: it's hanged, it's disk i/o. How do you kill an un-killable process? -Modulok- On 3/9/07, Nikos Vassiliadis [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thursday 08 March

Re: Kill a hanged disk i/o process...

2007-03-09 Thread Modulok
...alright then... How do I work-around a situation where cp, hangs forever? -Modulok- On 3/9/07, Nikos Vassiliadis [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Friday 09 March 2007 15:28, Modulok wrote: Thank you for your reply, it was quite informative and very much appreciated, but the underlying

File size discrepancies

2007-09-28 Thread Modulok
start hunting for corruption? FreeBSD 6.1-RELEASE -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: File size discrepancies

2007-09-29 Thread Modulok
newly-created tree as compared to your orignal one. So, the size of a directory itself can differ when the contents is identical? This is news to me. Thanks. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman

Re: File size discrepancies

2007-10-01 Thread Modulok
Thanks for all the great feedback, guys. It helped. -Modulok- On 9/29/07, Lowell Gilbert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Modulok [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: So, the size of a directory itself can differ when the contents is identical? This is news to me. If you delete files from a directory

Base system config file headers...

2007-10-01 Thread Modulok
to be processed by some automated tool of some sort? Basically I just want to know if I can safely delete them in any config files I tweak. Thanks. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

arp: 192.168.1.1 is on lo0 but got reply from...

2007-10-30 Thread Modulok
a permanent entry for 192.168.1.1, why would it send out an arp request for an address it already knows (is this normal)? Just trying to make sure it's not something I screwed up... -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

Re: dealing with a failing drive

2007-11-10 Thread Modulok
://labs.google.com/papers/disk_failures.pdf My 2 cents. -Modulok- On 11/10/07, David Newman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 I'd welcome suggestions on how (or whether) to try to revive a SCSI drive that's failing. This is on FreeBSD 6.2-RELENG on a Compaq

Memory leak with conky, anyone else?

2007-12-13 Thread Modulok
wrong. The following is after running for 6.5 days: top; PID USERNAME THR PRI NICE SIZERES STATETIME WCPU COMMAND 791 Modulok 1 960 280M 278M select 42:37 0.00% conky ps -u; USER PID %CPU %MEM VSZ RSS TT STAT STARTED TIME COMMAND Modulok 791

Re: Yikes! FreeBSD samba-3.0.26a_2, 1 is forbidden: Remote Code Execution...

2007-12-14 Thread Modulok
within the confines of the system they are bound to. Sorry if this is off topic in relation to the samba issue, but one of the replies hit a sore spot of mine. I had to spill a few lines of my own. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Dependencies. (was: Yikes! FreeBSD samba-3.0.26a_2, 1 is forbidden: Remote Code Execution...)

2007-12-16 Thread Modulok
we had? Arguably. Could it still be improved? I sincerely hope so. Sorry for the seemingly endless ranting, I'll shut up eventually :p -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions

Re: Dependencies. (was: Yikes! FreeBSD samba-3.0.26a_2, 1 is forbidden: Remote Code Execution...)

2007-12-19 Thread Modulok
For you to ask that question shows without a doubt that it has been too long since you have sat back, put on Pink Floyd, taken a few bong hits, and contemplated the Universe. Touché. -Modulok- ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list http

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